Month: July 2022

Barclays Center, Brooklyn, New York – Junior welterweight contender Gary Antuanne Russell (16-0, 16 KOs) picked up a sixth round stoppage over former world champion Rances Barthelemy (29-2-1, 15 KOs) under controversial circumstances. (photos by Stephanie Trapp, Amanda Westcott) Russell started fast by taking the fight to Barthelemy in the first round. Barthelemy was able
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Posted on 07/30/2022 By: Sean Crose The 20-2 heavyweight contender Adam Kownacki squared off against the 16-1 Ali Eren Demirezen in a scheduled 10 round affair Saturday at the Barclay’s Center in Brooklyn, New York. Both big men threw heavy leather in the first, with Kownacki proving to be the more active of the two.
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Two-division world champion Danny “Swift Garcia dominated in his super welterweight debut Saturday night, cruising to a majority decision victory over exciting contender Jose Benavidez Jr. in the Showtime main event from Barclays Center in Brooklyn headlining a Premier Boxing Champions event. He saved perhaps his most expressive moment post-fight when he broke down in
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Posted on 07/31/2022 By: Sean Crose Size didn’t much matter on Saturday night as Jose Benavidez proved to be no match for a smaller and older Danny Garcia. Having been out of the ring for about a year and a half after losing to Errol Spence, there were questions as to how well Garcia would
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Two-division world champion Danny “Swift Garcia dominated in his super welterweight debut Saturday night, cruising to a majority decision victory over exciting contender Jose Benavidez Jr. in the SHOWTIME main event from Barclays Center in Brooklyn headlining a Premier Boxing Champions event. He saved perhaps his most expressive moment post-fight when he broke down in
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International Convention Centre, East London, South Africa - Dave “The Doberman” Apolinario, now W17 KO12 L0, became the Philippine’s lone world champion after disposing South African legend and three division world champion Gideon Buthelezi in the opening round. At stake was the International Boxing Organization world flyweight belt. The country’s last standing champion Mark Magsayo was
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News • Opinion Chris Billam-Smith and Isaac Chamberlain go to war in Bournemouth (Pic: Lawrence Lustig) You can only get fights as good as Billam Smith vs. Chamberlain if boxers are properly matched and tested on the way up, writes Elliot Worsell BEFORE cruiserweights Chris Billam-Smith and Isaac Chamberlain combined to produce one of the
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Posted on 07/30/2022 By: Sean Crose Undefeated junior welterweight Gary Anutanne Russell, 15-0, stepped into the ring at the Barclay’s Center Saturday night to face the 29-1-1 veteran Rances Barthelemy in a scheduled 10 rounder. Russell started aggressively in the first, but Barthelemy rattled his man in the final minute of the round. The second
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Garcia vs. Benavidez will see two-division world champion and Brooklyn fan-favorite Danny “Swift” Garcia making his super welterweight debut against exciting contender Jose Benavidez Jr. in a 12-round showdown that headlines a stacked tripleheader Saturday, July 30 live on SHOWTIME from Barclays Center in Brooklyn in an event presented by Premier Boxing Champions. (photos by
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8:42 PM ET The scheduled Aug. 6 boxing pay-per-view card headlined by Jake Paul and Hasim Rahman Jr. has been canceled due to a weight issue with Rahman, Paul’s Most Valuable Promotions (MVP) wrote in a statement Saturday night. The event was to take place at New York’s Madison Square Garden. According to MVP’s statement,
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NEW YORK – Angel Garcia again questioned Jose Benavidez Jr.’s skill level Thursday. Danny Garcia’s father and trainer told Benavidez that the former welterweight contender “got no skills, papa” during a press conference at Barclays Center to promote the Garcia-Benavidez card Saturday night in Brooklyn. Angel Garcia also attacked Benavidez’s level of opposition. “You fought
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